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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
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1. A folder in the layer palette indicates that there is a _______

2. Special effects you apply to layer to affect the appearance of the layer's contents

3. An image created by using a series of mathematically defined lines and curves rather than pixels - making the image easier to rescale; also called draw- type graphics; images do not lose quality when resized; can typically be edited

4. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

5. Adds to selection

6. Creating a 'hole' in the layer to see the layer below

7. Stores previous steps made within photoshop

8. Select areas by hand

9. Special effects

10. To edit an image repeatedly without making a permanet change to the colors or tonal range

11. Color that results from the blending of 2 colors

12. A feature used to automatically locate and correct spelling errors

13. Selects a circular area

14. Adjusts lightness

15. The conversion of vector objects into pixel information.

16. Like layers work in the same way in that you can see through them but they don't change anything actually below them. So you can apply an adjustment (such as hue/saturation changes) on a transparency/layer and it will become an adjustment layer.

17. Saved shapes that are able to be reused

18. Whether or not the crosshair will move with the edit brush or whether it will stay in one area

19. Selections of a similar color

20. Highlight the edges of an image by hand and then extract withing that outline

21. Deletes part of a layer

22. Amount of pixels

23. Moves selected areas

24. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

25. The double sided arrow between black and white while using quick mask

26. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area

27. Keeps a list of previous actions

28. Search files to be edited withing photoshop

29. Turns all layers into one - locked - background layer. saves space

30. Used to adjust the contrast of the edge detail of an image by creating an illusion of a more focused image

31. Automatically chooses the amount of color tolerance in a photo

32. Keeps the selection size fit to a certain shape

33. Creates an effect of slowly decreasing color

34. Chemical used in photograph development. something similar used in quick mask mode

35. Indicates the layer you are currently editing

36. To protect your original image - create a _______ of the background layer

37. normal viewing and editing mode

38. Randomness

39. This action allows editors to merge different layers of changes and combine them into a single layer

40. Amount of color allowed to be used within an image

41. A tool that blurs the edges [or wherever you drag the mouse]; reduces detail by decreasing the level of sharpness

42. Selection tool used to select square or rectangular areas

43. Select everything but the selection

44. The bottom-most layer in an image - usually containing the image data.

45. zoom tool shortcuts

46. The 'f' icon at the bottom of the layer palette - that applies things like outer glow - drop shadow and color overlay

47. Add writing to a photo

48. Mode which allows you to use the paint brush to more precisely select areas

49. To _________ - load the channel and than edit the same way you do with a quick mask

50. Graphics created using a grid of colored squares